Workforce Solutions

Your partner in talent recruitment, relocation and retention.

Companies around the world share a common challenge – the need for qualified talent. Without the right people at the right time, business comes to a halt. As finding a skilled workforce becomes more challenging due to national and international shortages, you need a community that is one step ahead.  That’s why Greater Dubuque Development devotes time, talent, and financial resources to provide your business with the most innovative workforce solutions in the country. Our workforce solutions include: >>
As the number-one talent source for the Greater Dubuque area, connects employers to qualified talent.  

Newcomer Services >>
Our relocation concierge is at your service. Rest assured that your current and future employees will have a smooth transition to the community.

Distinctively Dubuque >>
You work hard to recruit them here, let us help you keep them. Participation in a Distinctively Dubuque course will help newcomers form strong connections and become a part of their new community.

Dubuque Works >>
Nationally recognized for workforce collaboration, this team brings employers, funders, workforce experts, and educators together to meet the workforce needs of local employers. 

Opportunity Dubuque >>
We don’t wait, we create. This workforce solution is a proactive approach to fill local high-wage and high-demand careers.

Home Base Iowa >>
From deployment to employment, learn about the opportunities and assistance the Greater Dubuque area has available for veterans.

Labor & Wage Data >>
Learn about the available workforce in our area.

Inclusive Dubuque >>
Learn about the Greater Dubuque area’s initiative focused on creating a vibrant and welcoming community. Investors >>
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Kristin Dietzel, Vice President of Workforce Solutions

Kristin Dietzel

Vice President of
Workforce Solutions
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